Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the Fiscal Year 2018 state operating budget, which totals $27.6 billion. Missouri’s new fiscal year will run from tomorrow (July 1) through June 30, 2018. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville — who serves on the Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee — and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.
Jefferson City — Missouri senators spend several hours talking about Senate Bill 190, which seeks to modify provisions relating to ratemaking for public utilities. Following a second day of discussion, the measure has been laid over for further dialogue. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Ed Emery, R-Lamar, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.